271 Object Results

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A matted photograph of the Mumford House (demolished 1904), located on Washington Square. The National Exchange Bank is visible at right; two carriages with horses can be seen near the sidewalk at ...


A photograph of spectators, carriages, and automobiles gathered for automobile races at Second Beach, Newport. An unidentified house is visible at top right.

FIC.2020.004
Map
circa 1904

This is a map of Southern Rhode Island which is coded to show different soil types in different areas. It includes Aquidneck Island, Jamestown, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, East Greenwich, Wes...

FIC.2014.414
Tablecloth
circa 1904 – 1950

Table runner of a natural colored muslin featuring geometrical cutwork and a lace-like crochet trimming.

86.1.1
Purse
circa 1904

Small change purse with a short chain. Gold in color. Chain link metal outside with gold balls hanging from the bottom. Decorative floral detail on the opening with interlocking ball clasp. White/c...

P4662
Print, Photographic
circa 1903 – 1906

A photograph depicting the "front entrance to [the] head house" of Newport Hospital, circa 1903-1906. The building at center is made of brick, and has a roofline balustrade, windows with arched det...

P4173
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A photomechanical print depicting houses along the southernmost portion of the Cliff Walk, including (from left to right) Ocean View (Ogden Mills House), the Mary Bell Estate, Edgecliff, Gull Rock,...

P4168
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting the ocean-facing (southeastern) facade of The Breakers. Caption at bottom left reads: 'THE BREAKERS'-MRS. CORNELIUS VANDERBIL...

P4161
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1905

A photomechanical print featuring sunbathers and swimmers at Easton's Beach. The Cliff Walk is located at left; the silhouette of The Breakers is visible in the distance at center. Caption at botto...

P4177
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A printed image depiciting the Oliver Hazard Perry Monument in Washington Square. A fountain and a flower bed are visible at foreground; a bandstand is visible in the background. Several people a...

P4169
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting seven mansions surrounded by illustrations of roses. Mansions shown include Beacon Rock, Vinland, Rosecliff, Belmead, Beechb...

P4163
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting a carriage passing by the gates of the Elms. Caption on image reads "BELLEVUE AVE."

P4179
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A photograph depicting Bailey's Beach and its clubhouse looking south. The clubhouse is seen expanded; a floating dock and bathers are visible at far left. Crossways and High Tide can be seen on...

94.16.13
Bottle
1902 – 1905

Soft drink type, clear, embossed letters on fromt with E & S J monogram . Type label inside circle of letters. Embossed inside pressed circle on front 'Registered/ J. Engel & Son/ Newport, ...

94.16.12
Bottle
1902 – 1905

Soft drink type, clear, embossed letters on front with monogram, initials inside circle of letters. Embossed on one side 'Registered Carbonated Spring Water/ Newport, R.I.'. Inside this circle labe...


Photograph of automobiles at Bailey's Beach. Houses are visible at left and right, including High Tide in the distance at far left.

2010.10.9
Postcard
circa 1901 – 1907

A color postcard of the Cliff Walk. Anglesea is visible at right; a small pavilion or outbuilding is visible at center. No writing or other marks appear on reverse.

67.6.8
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Postcard depicting the Redwood Library from Bellevue Avenue. Women in dresses with parasols and men in suits and hats amble and converse on the sidewalk outside the front entrance. No note on reverse.

2006.21.1
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Color postcard of the circular driveway and front entrance of Marble House. Code at bottom right is "303". Back of card is clean, with no handwriting.

2010.10.7
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Black and white postcard depicting the rear facade of The Elms. No writing or marks appear on the reverse.

2010.10.17
Postcard
1901 – 1907

A color postcard of the rear facade of The Breakers, labeled "CORNELIUS VANDERBILT HOUSE." No writing or other marks on reverse.

2010.10.20
Postcard
1901 – 1907

A portrait-oriented postcard of Purgatory Chasm, Middletown.

92.58.1
Sign
1901 – 1926

Pine board, part of sign that originally read "Croquet and Tennis" and hung on Brick Market during the time Daniel Sullivan had his store there. Sign now says only "croquet and ten." See p. 291 for...


Portrait photograph of William Bacheller. Subject is seated, wearing a corduroy suit with black necktie. He is wearing a pince-nez, and has a well coiffed mustache. 


Photograph shows William Bacheller seated in a wooden chair with patterned cloth cushion. He is engaged in reading. To the right of the subject is a large furnace, which spans the height of the ima...

FIC.2014.312
Waistcoat (garment)
circa 1900 – 1950

Cream colored Faille waistcoat. Two welt pockets on each side, for a total of four pockets. Four self-covered buttons down the front. Plain weave, coarser fabric on back. Lined with very tightly wo...

2010.34.32
Collar
circa 1900 – 1930

A leather bag containing a collection of assorted collars. Manufacturers include Arrow and Welch, Margetson, and Co. Ltd. of London. Almost all collars are stamped to hand-labeled "HMC" or "H.M. ...

2007.14 AB
apron (main garment)
circa 1900 – 1948

Ivory masonic apron and woven case. Apron is square with triangular overlay. Tie is linen fabric tape. Case is rectangular fabric with pink and green floral motif.

P9073
Negative, Glass Plate
circa 1900 – 1915

A glass plate negative depicting workers paving Thames Street (view of west Thames, looking north). Spectators line both sides of the street; visible businesses include the Star Theatre, the London...

P9072
Negative, Glass Plate
circa 1900 – 1915

A glass plate negative depicting workers paving Thames Street (view of west Thames, looking north). Spectators line both sides of the street; visible businesses include the Star Theatre, the Londo...

P2572
Print, Photographic
circa 1900 – 1940

A black and white photograph of the Robinson House on Washington Street.


Duster coat that could be for either a man or woman. White linen with pleated shoulders, folded cuffs. Two small pockets on front of coat with mother of pearl buttons. Four mother of pearl buttons ...

36.6.6
Corset
1900 – 1915

White lace insertion tucks, heading.

36.6.5
Corset Cover
1900 – 1915

White cotton corset cover, five buttons and button holes in front. Embroidered with rose buds; ribbon drawstring.


A glass plate negative depicting a view of Bull Street at the corner of Spring Street. Newport City Hall (1900) and the Bull House are visible at left; a group of children can be seen standing near...


A glass plate negative (Newport Daily News) depicting Newport City Hall as seen from the intersection of Broadway and Spring Streets. Image was taken at some point prior to a 1925 fire at City Hall...

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